Gonzalez hopes he can pick up the production. He hasn't had a multi-hit game since before the All-Star break.
The market for
The 34-year-old Denorfia has lost significant playing time recently due to a lack of productivity. He has just one home run, 16 RBI and 25 runs scored in 248 at-bats.
Denorfia is hitting .242/.293/.319 in 248 at-bats this season.
Several teams have expressed an interest in
Rios has experienced a serious power outage this season with four home runs in 394 at-bats. But he still owns a strong stat line of .304/.335/.430. His batting average has been above .300 since May 20 and he has racked up 22 doubles and eight triples.
Jenkins was sent down earlier in the month, after posting a 3.72 ERA in 19 1/3 innings with the Blue Jays.
With the deadline looming later in the day, the Royals are looking to add a starting pitcher to the rotation. The Rockies have reportedly been lukewarm about the idea of moving De La Rosa, who has a 4.20 ERA in 122 innings this season.
Suzuki was an All-Star this season and is hitting .304/.367/.386 while working on one-year deal. According to the report, there is a "reasonable chance" the extension gets done and Suzuki is not traded.